Beaufort tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beaufort in Savoie

Visit Beaufort: highlights and tourist information

France This Way comment: Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers looking for a more 'personal' experience

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Beaufort. For detailed visitor information see the Beaufort travel guide

Beaufort is situated in the Savoie, Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 54 km from Chambery, the department capital. (General information: Beaufort is 472 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Megeve at 16 km and Saint Gervais Les Bains at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Beaufort, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Beaufort in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Beaufort

Markets in and near Beaufort

Local markets

  • Albertville: market Thursday (15km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (16km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (19km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (22km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (24km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (25km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (29km)

More information about Beaufort, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions to visit near Beaufort, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Beaufort and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Sixt Fer a Cheval (44km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (34km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (42km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Blanc (26km) [Map]
  • Glacier des Bossons (29km) [Map]
  • Aiguille du Midi (30km) [Map]
  • Col de la Colombière (32km) [Map]
  • Le Brévent (32km) [Map]
  • Roc de Chere (32km) [Map]
  • Lac Cornu (34km) [Map]
  • Col de Romme (35km) [Map]
  • Lac d'Annecy (35km) [Map]
  • Lac d'Anterne (35km) [Map]
  • Mer de Glace (35km) [Map]
  • Montenvers (36km) [Map]
  • Mont Veyrier (37km) [Map]
  • Cascade du Rouget (41km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (44km) [Map]
  • Mole (44km) [Map]
  • Gorges du Fier (47km) [Map]
  • Col de l'Iseran (49km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaufort

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73270

Distance to Beaufort

from Chambery (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 678 km

from Nice: 231 km

from Bordeaux: 568 km

from Strasbourg: 331 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Beaufort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Beaufort): Hauteluce and Villard-sur-Doron.

This page in French: Visitez Beaufort